Monthly Archives: June 2008

Two new necklaces

    For those of you who have been kind enough to express interest, here are Chatty’s two latest creations.     The first is a malachite cabochon. The necklace is made up of smaller malachite beads, glass beads, and two-tone peyote bead “beads”: … Continue reading

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Chatty buys a cookbook, but wonders what the world is coming to…

    Chatty had an interesting experience the other day. She doesn’t know whether to be glad or sad. It seems that she is both.     The Wiz was on the phone, when a young guy came to the door. He told The … Continue reading

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Front and Back

    This week, to play the Weekly Word Challenge Tink wants us to illustrate the words “front” and “back”. Well, there are front yards and back yards, front doors and back doors, front rows and back rows…what else?     How about: … Continue reading

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Chaos and Mystery

    Tink  has supplied the words “chaos” and “mystery” for us to ponder for this Weekly Word Challenge.     Chatty knows all about chaos – she only has to watch the puppies fossicking madly about under The Wiz’s feet – … Continue reading

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Esther Williams – with paws!

     Little Miss Toot has learned to swim.     Cleo HATES the water, but Toot takes a much broader view of the whole idea…                   Once The Wiz let her go…               she was off and … Continue reading

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Time again for the Weekly Word Challenge

    This Weekly Word Challenge had Chatty scrambling a bit, because – as usual – Tink came up with very interesting words. This week, they are “Peek-a-boo” and “Dirty”.     Hmmmmmm.     Does anyone besides Chatty remember the advertising campaign Picabo Street did for … Continue reading

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Zen du jour

    Here is a picture of a puppy in a bed (or bucket, as we call it chez Chatty). The bucket is plenty big enough for the puppy (even though technically it is a cat bed).               But put another … Continue reading

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